Monumental church in Cuijk
Location in North Brabant
|• Body||Municipal council|
|• Mayor||Wim Hillenaar (CDA)|
|• Total||57.07 km2 (22.03 sq mi)|
|• Land||51.16 km2 (19.75 sq mi)|
|• Water||5.91 km2 (2.28 sq mi)|
|Elevation||12 m (39 ft)|
|• Density||487/km2 (1,260/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
Cuijk (Dutch pronunciation: [kœyk] (listen)) is a municipality and a town in upper southeastern Netherlands of pre-historic origin. Its existence is recorded on the Roman roadmap Tabula Peutingeriana under the name of Ceuclum. It is a big commuter town with very good public transport services to nearby Nijmegen. The nearest hospital is at Boxmeer and the nearest international airport is situated in the German town of Weeze. Cuijk has a railway station on the Nijmegen to Venlo railway.
Population centers include:
Dutch Topographic map of the municipality of Cuijk, June 2015
Cuijk is twinned with
- Jan de Quay (1901 – 1985 in Beers) a Dutch politician and psychologist, Prime Minister of the Netherlands 1959/1963
- Pieter Bogaers (1924 in Cuijk – 2008) a Dutch politician
- Jordie van der Laan (born 1993 in Cuijk) a Dutch football player
- "College" [Board] (in Dutch). Gemeente Cuijk. Archived from the original on 8 May 2014. Retrieved 8 May 2014.
- "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2020" [Key figures for neighbourhoods 2020]. StatLine (in Dutch). CBS. 24 July 2020. Retrieved 19 September 2020.
- "Postcodetool for 5431BV". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 8 May 2014.
- "Bevolkingsontwikkeling; regio per maand" [Population growth; regions per month]. CBS Statline (in Dutch). CBS. 1 January 2019. Retrieved 1 January 2019.
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